Very Special People: The Struggles, Loves, and Triumphs of Human Oddities. Frederick Drimmer.

Very Special People: The Struggles, Loves, and Triumphs of Human Oddities

New York: Amjon Publishers, Inc., 1973.

Hardcover. 8 1/2" X 5 3/4". 411pp. Moderate shelf wear to unclipped dust jacket with chipping and creasing to edges and rubbing to covers. Some open tears have been repaired and reinforced with masking tape. Dust jacket sits loosley on boards. Green cloth over boards with spine and front cover stamped in black. Top and bottom of spine gently bumped. Light rubbing to extremeties.Light dust-spotting to edges of text block. Previous owner's name in ink to front free end paper. Light foxing to some pages. Pages are free of marks and notation. Binding is sound.

ABOUT THIS BOOK:
This is not just a picture book of "freaks." The author treats these people with insight, compassion and the dignity one earns by being born different from everyone else. Very Special People will teach you one of the most important lessons that life has to offer: the incredible ability of man's mind, soul, and spirit to overcome any physical imperfection...no matter how hopeless it may appear. (Publisher). Good / good. Item #6585

Price: $15.00

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